Bridge of Carron (1863-1968)
Opened on the Strathspey Railway.
Also known as Carron Bridge.
This bridge carried both the Strathspey Railway and a road over the River Spey. Today the railway is closed.
The bridge is a single cast ironl arch with three ribs, approached by stone abutments on either side with a single arch. The railway track was to the south and the road is to the north. The railway portion now carries the Speyside Way.
This portion of the River Spey is popular with fishermen.
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Bridge of Carron
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A Regional History of the Railways of Great Britain: The North of Scotland v. 15 (Regional railway history series)
Forgotten Railways: Scotland
Old Grantown to Aviemore: Upper Strathspey
Speyside Railways: Exploring the Remains of the Great North of Scotland Railways and Its Environs
Strathspey Railway: Guide book